While U Slept: Big 5 Stories Breaking Overnight. Thursday, November 4, 2010

November 4, 2010

QANTAS GROUNDS AIRBUS A380 FLEET AFTER ENGINE FAILURE Australian carrier suspends all flights of A380 jetliners after an engine failure forces emergency landing in Singapore. (NYT)

INDONESIAN VOLCANO DEATH TOLL CLIMBS At least 44 have been killed since Mount Merapi volcano began erupting last week. (CNN)

NEW MEXICO DRUG WAR MASSACRE, ALERTED IN YOUTUBE VIDEO Police recover 18 bodies from mass grave announced in a YouTube posting that says victims were from a tourist group kidnapped in Acapulco a month ago. (AP)

SUSPICIOUS PARCEL SENT TO FRENCH EMBASSY IN ATHENS Greek police will detonate a suspicious package, in midst of a series of politically linked bomb attacks coming from Athens. (Reuters)

HERE’S THE NEW HOUSE SPEAKER: AFTER THE MIDTERMS Ohio Republican John Boehner is the newest most powerful man in Washington after Democrats lose the House just four years after reclaiming it. (TIME)


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